Noyer vs Boyer - What's the difference?

noyer | boyer |


As a noun noyer

is (obsolete) an annoyer.

As a proper noun boyer is

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noyer

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (obsolete) An annoyer.
  • * Thomas Tusser
  • The North is a noyer to grass of all suites, / The East a destroyer to herb and all fruits.
    (Webster 1913) ----

    boyer

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (nautical) A Flemish sloop with a castle at each end.
  • (Sir Walter Raleigh)
    (Webster 1913)